ICC Rejects Al Jazeera Documentary’s Match-fixing Claims Citing ‘Lack of Reliable Sources’
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Monday came to a conclusion on its investigation into the documentary program ‘Cricket’s Match Fixers’ broadcasted by Al Jazeera in May 2018. The ICC Anti-Corruption Code didn’t apply any charges against any of the five participants, who featured in the documentary and alleged that two international matches were fixed. […]
By Aditya Pratap - May 17, 2021
ICC ACU Demands Criminalising Match-Fixing In India
A senior official of the ICC Anti-Corruption Unit (ACU) reckons that criminalizing match-fixing in India will be the “single-most-effective thing” in a country where the police don’t have complete liberty because of the absence of any stringent law. Legal experts have been asking to take precedence of criminalizing match-fixing in India, the lack of which […]
By CricShots - Jun 25, 2020
Danish Kaneria Accepts That He Regrets Committing Match-fixing
Former Pakistan spinner Danish Kaneria has expressed his regrets spot-fixing in 2009 he has already paid a big price and feels that now the restrictions on him should be lifted. After six years of denial, in 2018, Kaneria had acknowledged the allegation imposed in 2009 and had also apologized to former Essex team-mate Mervyn Westfield. […]
By CricShots - May 16, 2020
Shoaib Akhtar
Shoaib Akhtar Feels Match-fixing Is Illegal In Pakistan
Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar felt Umar Akmal, who has received a ban of three years for his failure to report a corrupt approach, has always attracted controversy ever since his international debut in 2009. In his latest video on Youtube, Shoaib said that Umar ruined his own career and has only himself to blame. […]
By CricShots - Apr 29, 2020
PCB Announces A Three-year Ban For Umar Akmal
On Monday, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Disciplinary Panel announced a ban of three years for the controversial cricketer Umar Akmal as he was found guilty of corruption charges. The PCB Anti-Corruption officials had charged Umar within two separate cases of not reporting an approach made to him to spot fix matches in the 5th […]
By CricShots - Apr 27, 2020
Javed Miandad Feels Match-Fixers Should Be Hanged
Former Pakistan skipper, Javed Miandad reckons that the cricketers who have committed match-fixing should be hanged till death. Comparing spot-fixing to “killing someone,” Miandad also added that he has no sympathies or forgiveness towards those who try to hamper the game of cricket. In a recent video on his YouTube channel, Miandad said, “Players who […]
By CricShots - Apr 4, 2020
BCCI’s ACU will keep an eye on match-fixing accused Sanjeev Chawla
Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) will keep an eye on match-fixing accused Sanjeev Chawla who was brought to New Delhi on Wednesday after he was handed over from London. “Our officers who are in Delhi will be associated with it and they will also follow up. If they […]
By Shruti - Feb 15, 2020
Arrest Of A Match-Fixing Mastermind Might Land Several Cricketers In Trouble
Recently, Delhi Police extradited Sanjeev Chawla, he alleged mastermind of a match-fixing case involving former South African captain late Hansie Cronje and it can create some trouble for several Indian cricket stars of yesteryears. Chawla was linked with several international cricketers, including Indian players, sources in the crime branch of the Delhi Police revealed. Dossier prepared […]
By CricShots - Feb 13, 2020
Shoaib Akhtar Reveals Mohammad Asif Told Him About Match-fixing
Cricket in Pakistan had witnessed a sudden downfall when fast bowler Mohammad Amir was banned for a minimum of five years by the ICC’s anti-corruption tribunal back in 2011 along with Mohammad Asif for their role in match-fixing. Apart from Amir and Asif, opening batsman, Salman Butt was also changed for his involvement in spot-fixing […]
By CricShots - Nov 2, 2019
ACU Chief Believes MS Dhoni And Virat Sacrifice Their Reputation
On Monday, a lot of reports regarding match-fixing got popped out which left the Indian cricket fraternity in an eternal shock. After a few players and coaches associated with one of the franchises of the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) came under the scanner of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Anti-Corruption […]
By CricShots - Sep 17, 2019
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